French media regulator CSA is launching a public consultation on the future development of interactive services over digital terrestrial television, known locally as TNT.
The President of the French communications regulator Conseil Supérieur de l’Audiovisuel has said it is natural” and “understandable” that media players should want to “get their act together”.
IPTV accounted for 60.5% of TV reception in France in the fourth quarter of 2020.
Canal+ has entered into a war of words with the CSA after media regulator fined it €200,000.
French media regulator CSA has given the green light to China’s CGTN.
The French satirical weekly Le Canard Enchaîné revealed on Wednesday that the Canal+ Group “refuses to pay its dues” to French cinema.
The French Competition Authority (l’Autorité de la Concurrence) has given the go-ahead for the Salto joint-venture SVOD service.
In France, IPTV confirmed its position as the first means of reception (all sets combined), with 56.7% of households equipped with at least one television set, just ahead of DTT reception (53.7%).
The French media authority CSA has authorised TDF to operate a third pilot channel to broadcast in Ultra High Definition (UHD/4k) in Île-de-France, Nantes and Toulouse.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has accused France 24 of breaking the country’s media laws.